Atlas: GEN’s Research + Policy Portal

Atlas is a compendium of public sector policies and programs that serves as a tool for policymakers, advisors and opinion leaders to learn about previously implemented policy models, articulated entrepreneurship strategies and/or designs of public-sector-supported  programs.

Dominican Republic

Year Introduced: | National-level

This program seeks to strengthen the ecosystem by providing entrepreneurs with needed support. A central feature is connecting local micro-enterprises with mentors and key local ecosystem actors.…

Year Introduced: | City-level

This startup visa is, in essence, a short-term version of Japan's Business Manager Visa. After approval, foreign entrepreneurs are granted six-months to develop their business and fulfill the…

Year Introduced: | National-level

Under this financial assistance program, applicants may request up to $500,000 for a 12-month period of performance, or up to $750,000 for an 18-month period of performance.

Year Introduced: | National-level

CEmprende offers: Access to coworking Access to high-impact activities with partners Incubation and acceleration programs Financing Access to specialized laboratories These are available at the…

Year Introduced: | National-level

National Entrepreneurship Network ('RED PyEMPRENDE') The main functions of the network are to: Coordinate the implementation of strategic objectives of the entrepreneurial sector, within the…

Year Introduced: | Sub-national

The Cooperative Venturing Program helps entrepreneurs secure capital and other resources needed to successfully develop their business by connecting entrepreneurs with a diverse team of mentors,…